Celebrity birthdays for the week of Aug. 28-Sept. 3:
Aug. 28: Actor Sonny Shroyer (“The Dukes of Hazzard”) is 87. Actor Marla Adams (“The Young and the Restless”) is 84. Actor Ken Jenkins (“Scrubs”) is 82.
NEW YORK (AP) — “Her Country: How the Women of Country Music Became the Success They Were Never Supposed to Be,” by Marissa R. Moss (Henry Holt & Co.)
Women have always played a major part of country music, from the Carter Family to Dolly Parton, but in recent years you’d be hard pressed to hear that on country music radio.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The record that turned Shania Twain from a struggling singer-songwriter from Canada into a global superstar also changed country music for years to come...
NEW YORK (AP) — Apple Music is launching several new radio shows hosted by A-list musical acts, including Snoop Dogg, Shania Twain and Carrie Underwood...
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Singer Kelly Clarkson is the latest entertainer to announce a residency in Las Vegas...
NEW YORK (AP) — Fifteen years ago, one of the top films in the land was "Finding Nemo" and Shania Twain played the Super Bowl halftime show...
Today's top celebrity birthdays list for August 28, 2018
Celebrities Jason Priestley, Shania Twain and LeAnn Rimes share a birthday today. Check out our slideshow of other famous people with birthdays on August 28, 2018 and find out a fun fact about each person.
Take a look back into country music's history >>>
1963 - Bobby Bare recorded "500 Miles Away From Home" at Nashville's RCA Studio B
1970 - Born on this day near Magna, Utah, was Kristyn Osborn.
Shania Twain to fans at the Q: 'Honey, I'm Home' (concert review)
CLEVELAND, Ohio – Shania Twain is a case study in why an open mind might just be both the rarest and most valuable asset in music criticism.
Will rock and country stars' reliance on social media backfire? – Chuck Yarborough
CLEVELAND, Ohio – It's hard to quote someone who's not talking.
This year, we have concerts from Kenny Chesney, Imagine Dragons, Jimmy Buffett, Slayer, Weezer and the Pixies, Wiz Khalifa, the Foo Fighters, Ozzy Osbourne, Jack White, Jason Isbell, Thirty Seconds to Mars, Dave Matthews, Shania Twain, Justin Timberlake, Phil Collins, the Eagles, Elton John, the Pretenders, Taylor Swift and Jay-Z and Beyonce.
Take a look at today's music news from Nashville >>
Show Me State native Sara Evans explains how to make "Missouri Dirt Cake" in a new video from Southern Living.
I mentioned earlier today on Nashville News that Shania Twain and Jake Owen are on a quest for country music talent.
Well, Twain and Owen will head up an eight-episode reality show called "Real Country" that will tape this summer in Nashville.
Shania Twain will star as a guest character in a new mobile video game.
The 'You're Still The One' singer has been confirmed as the first star to feature in the upcoming mobile app 'Home Street' by developers Supersolid, who have announced that the country music icon will be the franchise's first celebrity to be transformed into a cartoon.
NEW YORK (AP) — After becoming a global icon and one of the world's best-selling singers of all-time, Shania Twain had to utter the scariest five words a vocalist would ever hear: "I may never sing again...